Jewish Learning and Conversation with Dr. Edna Friedberg
Date: Feb 04, 2020 - Feb 04, 2020
Time: 9:30 a.m.
Sponsor: JTS Learning in Your Community
Jewish Learning and Conversation
Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 9:30 a.m.
Join JTS Fellow Dr. Edna Friedberg as she presents Jews Saving Jews: Lesser Known Stories of Heroism During the Holocaust.
Beth David Congregation
2625 SW 3rd Avenue
Miami, FL 33129
About Dr. Edna Friedberg
Dr. Edna Friedberg is a JTS Fellow and a historian at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. A graduate of the University of Illinois, she received her PhD in Modern Jewish Studies from The Jewish Theological Seminary, where she wrote her dissertation on the origins of American Jewish services for the elderly. Dr. Friedberg joined the staff of the Holocaust Museum in 1999 and has served as the historian for the museum’s highly visited online Holocaust Encyclopedia and as director of its Wexner Learning Center.